Monthly Archives: July 2017

“Summer Solstice Rag”

(To see more Guitar TAB transcriptions, click on Guitar Music in the Categories list!) Since late last Spring, I’ve been reading a fine new book:¬†Early Blues: The First Stars of Blues Guitar¬†by Jas Obrecht. This 2015 publication from the University … Continue reading

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The Past Five Historic Days In Music

Day One. John Smith Hurt was born in Teoc, Mississippi, on July 3, 1893. He grew up to be the singer, finger-style guitarist, recording artist and performer know around the world as Mississippi John Hurt. Here is a recording that … Continue reading

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